(1945)

Volume
?
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
?
Editing
J. Warren Burgess
Color
limited color (blue, yellow and green, plus red in cover)
Dimensions
6 1/2" x 9 1/2"
Paper Stock
newsprint cover and interior

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ronald Marcus (signed)
Inks
Ronald Marcus
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Signed in lower left corner (under the word "America's").

Now It Can Be Told!! (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Introduction to the comic book about "the greatest secret weapon of the modern world."

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Secret Voice (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 43 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ronald Marcus
Inks
Ronald Marcus
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy; science fiction; war
Characters
Cosmo the Victory Bug; Adolf Hitler; Franklin Roosevelt; Douglas MacArthur; Dwight Eisenhower (cameo); Winston Churchill (cameo); Harry S. Truman (cameo)
Synopsis
An invisible super-intelligent insect uses his brain radio to direct Allied war strategy, send morale to Allies, drives Hitler to Hell with his voice, and helps build the atomic bomb.
Keywords
political

Hi Folks -- Draw Me (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ronald Marcus
Inks
Ronald Marcus
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Cosmo the Victory Bug
Synopsis
Two-page comic of Cosmo telling readers how to draw him.

Indexer Notes

This feature does not appear in the version scanned here: http://comicbookplus.com/?dlid=26515

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as Little Cosmo]
Pencils
Ronald Marcus
Inks
Ronald Marcus
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't miss 'The Post War Plan'
Characters
Little Cosmo

Indexer Notes

Ad for forthcoming book with "Reserve Coupon" to have it sent "as soon as it is off the press."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ronald Marcus
Inks
Ronald Marcus
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey Kids Get on the Beam with Me
Characters
Little Cosmo

Indexer Notes

Ad promoting what appears to be a fan club. Readers send a dime for a "nifty badge" and instructions to "Learn to use your 'Brain Radio'!"

Cash for New Cartoon Ideas (Table of Contents: 6)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Contest urging readers to send $.25 to register for American Features Syndicate's "New Idea Contest." First prize $100 for the "youngster" who submits the "best cartoon story idea."

Inside back cover, black and white.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Now It Can Be Told!!
  3. 2. The Secret Voice
  4. 3. Hi Folks -- Draw Me
  5. 4. ["Don't miss 'The Post War Plan' "]
  6. 5. ["Hey Kids Get on the Beam with Me"]
  7. 6. Cash for New Cartoon Ideas
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • David Wilt
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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